CATIM is an Australian company providing its customers with a wide range of automation solutions for smart home, industry or infrastructure, along with communication systems, enterprise solutions, mechatronics, photovoltaics and smart home IoT.
Currently, the company is working on a project of an intelligent distribution box for houses and shared buildings with the goal of achieving a more economic usage of available resources (water, energy, gas, security systems etc.) through sharing data between households and infrastructure components. This concept includes smart home elements to allow property owners a centralised control of appliances, lighting, air conditioning, ventilation and heating. As a practical realisation of the idea the company then created the CATIM Eco Village concept, consisting of 120 interconnected family houses utilizing a smart infrastructure that will include solar cogeneration panels, automated irrigation, centralised access and payment system, smart street lighting, smart illumination of roadways and parking lots etc.